Brazeau's Twitter Goes Russian

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.17.2014 | Canada Politics

The Twitter account formerly used by suspended independent senator Patrick Brazeau has gone Russian. The shift in language and avatar change was no...

Brazeau Returns To University

CBC | Posted 11.15.2014 | Canada Politics

Patrick Brazeau will be in court starting June 1, 2015, for a preliminary inquiry into charges of fraud and breach of trust stemming from his Senate e...


CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Sen. Patrick Brazeau will not have to reimburse the Senate during his two-year suspension from the institution.Brazeau owed the Senate $48,74...

Bizarre Twist In Senate Pension Fight

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

The president of the Treasury Board says he'll work to reverse an interpretation from his own department in order to disallow pension contributio...

Mike Duffy's Latest Revelations Come As A Shock... To No One

J.J. McCullough | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg If Duffy is willing to spend day after day squawking on the Senate floor that the Harper government has "no moral compass" then the least he can do, as a gentleman similarly lacking that device, is set a good example and resign from the chamber Professor McCreery says is supposed to consist only of "honourable" persons.

This is the End of Civil Discussion

Jeff Paterson | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Jeff Paterson

I'm no John Ivison, Christie Blatchford, Chantal Hebert, Ezra Levant, Christopher Hume, Andrew Coyne or Margaret Wente. Heck, you could find bloggers...

Brazeau Pleads Not Guilty

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Politics

GATINEAU, Que. - A search warrant filed in court says an ongoing argument over aboriginal issues at the home of Sen. Patrick Brazeau escalated into a ...

Media Bites: How Do We Solve a Problem Like the Senate?

J.J. McCullough | Posted 04.13.2013 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg It's unfair to judge an entire country by its worst failing. Brazeau might not be the Senate's most representative member, but in a nation whose potential for success remains perennially suppressed by the tyranny of timid ambition, the Senate is surely our most representative problem.

It's Been A Bad Year For The Senate

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It's been a rough year for Canada's upper house.Thursday's ouster of Sen. Patrick Brazeau from the Conservative caucus after reports of a dom...